ute decker is a german-born artist-jeweller.
with a degree in political economics, ute traveled extensively and lived in paris and new york for many years as a linguist, journalist and documentary maker.
she is now based in london.
born into a family of artisan wine makers going back to the 16th century, ute grew up in the rhine valley with a deep respect and passion for nature and craftsmanship.
ute’s jewellery practice is enriched by her experience in other mediums such as sculpture, textiles, paper and ceramics. her journalistic background continues to inform her practice: she thinks carefully about her work and its context in society and the environment.